Are you looking for some gripping ways to settle your students really quickly at the start of your lesson? Here are 99 of the best riddles out there that you can use as bell ringers / lesson starter activities for teens!
I have done all the hard work for you and gathered the best riddles into one neat PowerPoint that you can pull up whenever you need. These 99 riddles have passed my strict screening process to ensure they provide the right challenge and humour to suit that tough teenage market!
Many bell ringers require some preparation and advanced planning, but in those emergencies, having these riddles all neatly packaged in this PowerPoint means no preparation or resources are required – simply pull up this document and have it ready on the board for your students when they enter the room!
These create an immediate buzz and settles the class at rapid speed! You can have students jot down their responses on personal whiteboards, on paper, or even have them discussing answers in pairs!
There are plenty of riddles to choose from and they vary in challenge, so take the stress out of engaging your class at the start of the lesson, and simply pop these riddles on the board – your students will love them!